OCT 06th 2014

Breakfast Club Gallery: Best of the '70s and '80s from Hot Hatch Sunday

With myriad examples of hot hatches lined up at Goodwood, Hot Hatch Sunday was a real chance to study the genre, and answer a few persistent questions. Such as, which car was the trail-blazer, the genesis, the very first hot hatch? Was the hot hatch born on the snowy rally stages of Monte Carlo? Was the big engine/little car formula first created with an Alfa Romeo badge on it’s nose, or did the genre only get going once Volkswagen married Golf and GTI badges?

It would take bravery beyond Goodwood Road & Racing’s to declare a definitive answer, but if any of you are feeling bold we’re confident this ’70s and ’80s inspired Breakfast Club gallery will help with deciding…

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